SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A shooting near City Heights early Sunday left a 17-year-old boy hospitalized in grave condition, San Diego police said.
The boy was shot about 12:05 a.m. as he was walking home in the 4200 block of Poplar Street, near Snowdrop Street, according to San Diego police Lt. Kevin Rooney.
Officers were called out after shots were heard and found the victim down in the middle of the street with a gunshot wound, Rooney said.
He was taken to a hospital where he was listed in grave condition, Rooney said.
Rooney said there were no identified witnesses to the shooting and there was no suspect description to share.
The victim had been identified, but police withheld his name pending complete family notification, Rooney said.
Police asked anyone with information about the shooting to call the Homicide Unit at (619) 531-2293 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.
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Rady's Children's Hospital welcomed hundreds of former NICU patients and their families Sunday for a very special annual reunion. The group had the chance to say thank you and catch up with the doctors and nurses who helped care for the newborns.
San Diegans now have to dial 10 digits for all calls - even local calls. As of Saturday, May 19, callers with area codes 619 and 858 have to enter the area code for all calls. Landline callers will have to dial one first, then the area code and phone number.
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Sharp Hospital on Friday recognized those who have overcome major medical setbacks to become leaders in the community during the 28th Annual Victories of Spirit celebration.